Strychnos nux vomica flowers



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Nux vomica flowers



Nux Vomica

Strychnos nux vomica flower buds



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Strychnos nux-vomica flowers



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Strychnos nux-vomica is also used in homeopathy.

The seeds contain strychnine poison, conventional doctors do not recommend it as a medicine.

Strychnos nux-vomica flowers



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In the Indian (Ayush) system of medicine, hudar is a mixture containing Strychnos nux-vomica and used to elevate blood pressure.

Strychnos nux-vomica flowers



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Common names :- Nux vomica, Poison nut, Semen strychnos.

Strychnos nux vomica flowers



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Scientific classification

Kingdom:             Plantae

(unranked):        Angiosperms

(unranked):        Eudicots

(unranked):        Asterids

Order:   Gentianales

Family:  Loganiaceae

Genus: Strychnos

Species:               S. nux-vomica

Binomial name : Strychnos nux-vomica